Jennifer Koh Joins Jobplex as Partner, Expanding Presence in Toronto

TORONTO (October 23, 2020) – Jobplex Inc. is pleased to announce Jennifer Koh has joined the firm as Partner in the Consumer practice group, based out of Toronto, Ontario.

As the primary Jobplex representative in the Toronto area, Koh adds value to DHR’s Emerging Leaders platform and strengthens Jobplex’s international presence. In her role as Partner, she will be responsible for business development, growing client relationships, and management of swift, confidential search execution.

With an HR background, and ten years of internal corporate recruitment experience, Koh has unique insight into the complex talent needs organizations face. She also brings robust foundational knowledge of Health Canada’s cannabis regulatory framework, the licensing process, and the operational challenges facing today’s license holders.

“I am so pleased to bring Jen on board. She has such a strong reputation in the Toronto market, throughout Canada and a demonstrated history of filling tough to fill roles,” said Jobplex President Justin Hirsch.  “With her unique background and creative search approach, Jen is a great fit for Jobplex and our Toronto team.”

Koh’s experience lies in delivering end-to-end consultative recruitment services to the burgeoning cannabis industry while creating hiring solutions for rapidly growing entrepreneurial start-ups including hiring needs analysis, job description creation, and compensation strategy, ultimately leading to the placement of key leadership roles.

Prior to joining Jobplex, she was a Senior Account Manager in the Fashion and Beauty Practice with 24 Seven and previously the Senior Manager of Recruitment at Deloitte Canada. Most recently, Jennifer operated her own boutique firm, Jaico Creative Search.

“After being in talent acquisition for 20 years, I’m excited to move into a business development role with the mission of growing Jobplex’s Canadian presence in the fashion, retail and cannabis sectors,” said Koh.

Koh earned a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Affairs from York University – Glendon College.

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